York Museums Trust

Summer Fun at the Yorkshire Museum!

Join us at the Yorkshire for a summer of family friendly fun!
Book tickets here

Meet Mary Anning!
Included in general admission
Every Friday & Saturday in York School holidays (28 July – 2 September 2023)

Explore our new exhibition ‘Mary Anning Rocks’ and meet Mary Anning herself at the Yorkshire Museum every Friday and Saturday during the York school holidays! Explore our new display, listen to Anning’s inspiring stories and have the opportunity to ask her any questions about her incredible discoveries.

Jurassic Trail
Included in general admission
14 July – 20 September 2023

Embark on an exciting trail through our award-winning Jurassic galleries and enjoy fun activities along the way!

Creative Family Wednesdays
Included in general admission
Every Wednesday in August 

Get creative with us every Wednesday in August! Perfect for all ages, join us for hands-on activities such as volcano building and fossil making.

Some examples of the activities are:

Junk Model Volcano Making – 9, 23 and 30 August. Running 10am-4pm

Fossil Printing- 16 August